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September 27 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
Title: Campus to Career
Students enrolled in Master of Science in Computer Science or Master of Science in Information Assurance and Cyber Security have the opportunity to meet HR and technical representatives from Boston companies that hire CCIS Co-op students. Company representatives will serve as HR panelists or as technical volunteers to facilitate mock technical interviews.
September 28 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Students, are you preparing to go out on co-op? Are you ready to interview? If not, we have experienced volunteers ready to help! Need practice interviewing or want another set of professional eyes on your resume? Brush Up Your Skills is THE event for you!
October 2 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Title: CCIS Advising: Major Mentor Event
At this event, students will have the opportunity to socialize and connect with mentors who will offer firsthand information about their experiences, courses, co-ops, and future plans. The new students will ask questions in order to learn more about the various majors and combined majors offered by CCIS.
October 3 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EDT
Speaker: Professor Alice Marwick, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
October 4 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Title: CCIS Expo
Get a head start on your co-op search and network! In this exciting event, students who are seeking co-ops for the Fall 2017 cycle and employers interested in hiring them have the opportunity to connect.
October 31 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
Join the NULab Fellows for “Speed Data-ing”: an event for dataset-sharing and research collaboration.
November 1 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
NULab: Helping Populism Win? Social Media Use, Filter Bubbles, and Support for Populist Presidential Candidates in the 2016 US Election Campaign
Speaker: Dr. Jacob Groshek, Associate Professor of Emerging Media Studies at Boston University's College of Communication
November 30 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EST
Speaker: Professor Matthew Gentzkow, Professor of Economics at Stanford University
Gentzkow will discuss recent evidence on trends in polarization among US politicians and voters, the role of digital media in driving polarization, and the role of “fake news” on Facebook prior to the 2016 election.
November 30 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Speaker: Professor Albert Cairo, Professor of Professional Practice, Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the University of Miami